Golf News for Wednesday, December 21, 2011
"These latest honors from Golfweek not only reflect the brilliance of Fallen Oak, but the work of the people who create the experience for our guests," said George P. Corchis Jr., president and chief operating officer of MGM Resorts International's Regional Operations, which includes Beau Rivage in Biloxi. "They deserve the credit for helping our guests enjoy such a beautiful course." [... more » ]
Ocean Dunes Golf Club will extend its 15th anniversary celebration with an attractive new golf stay-and-play package that will spill over into 2012, the club's 16th year. "The Golf Package" at Ocean Dunes starts from VND 1.65 million (US$75) per person, extending the same pricing to a companion. [... more » ]
"The clinic format for Vector learning will see students pay $99 for a 90 minute experience with 8-10 students per clinic. Already I'm seeing strong demand for this new sector of my coaching business," said Glen Coombe. [... more » ]
"This is yet another platform to share Fila Golf's uniqueness," says Nancy Robitaille Fila Golf principal designer. "The website services the needs of our customers and is a perfect way to present the latest Fila Golf collection with its unparalleled FILA brand heritage." [... more » ]
"The quality of golf on the Asian Tour continues to impress and we look forward to the CHAMP presence remaining strong in this region for years to come," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Our spikes are helping professionals and amateurs around the globe achieve their potential on the course by ensuring optimum traction, stability and comfort." [... more » ]
"Both companies are very excited about this partnership," says Full Swing Golf Director of Product Development, Brian Farley. "This is far more than just video. The Swing Catalyst suite brings a fresh and intuitive, yet extremely powerful approach to swing analysis. Pair that with a seamless integration into a Full Swing golf simulator, and you've got a combination that's unmatched in the industry." [... more » ]
"This acquisition fills an important product gap in our core golf business and helps further strengthen our offering in the greens care category," said Darren Redetzke, vice president of Toro's Commercial Business. "Rolling greens has become an important agronomic practice for golf courses that improves the health and playability of the greens. By leveraging our brand strength and extensive global distribution, we are well positioned for growth in this new segment." [... more » ]
"TGA HQ is very proud of this year's winners and the commitment they have given in 2011 to students across the country and to the growth of golf," said Joshua Jacobs, founder and CEO of TGA Premier Junior Golf. [... more » ]